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is it a rooster

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mastiffs07, Feb 26, 2015.

  1. mastiffs07

    mastiffs07 Out Of The Brooder

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    This morning I went to carry my 2 silkies to their outdoor run (they are currently on my 3 season porch) and one of them started making a loud calling noise. It didn't sound like a rooster crowing but they are 15 weeks old. Is it possible for hens to make a loud noise when approached?
     
  2. Coralietg

    Coralietg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One of my silkie roosters doesn't traditionally crow, it makes an eurrrrrrghhhhhhhhhhhhh sound, lol.
     
  3. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    A picture of both would help.
     
  4. mastiffs07

    mastiffs07 Out Of The Brooder

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    The gray one was making the noise.
     
  5. mastiffs07

    mastiffs07 Out Of The Brooder

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    Another pic of him. He was crowing this morning so I guess it's a rooster
     

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